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Background and Aim: Lice are permanent ectoparasites, extremely specific to their hosts. Their great importance in veterinary medicine remain significant, they can cause their direct pathogenic actions like irritability, dermatitis, anemia, decreased weight gain, and milk production. The purpose of ...

Author(s)
Meguini, M. N.; Righi, S.; Zeroual, F.; Saidani, K.; Benakhla, A.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Rajkot, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2018, 11, 3, pp 386-396
Abstract

This paper highlights the immense progress that has been made in veterinary entomology, demonstrates that highly significant pest issues persist in animal agriculture, and points out that academic programmes in veterinary entomology are in serious trouble in the USA and Canada. As examples, the...

Author(s)
Mullens, B. A.; Hinkle, N. C.; Fryxell, R. T.; Rochon, K.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
American Entomologist, 2018, 64, 1, pp 20-31
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate the life cycle and parasitic competence of Dermacentor nitens (Neumann, 1897) on different animal species. Experimental infestations were induced in five specimens each of seven species of possible hosts: rabbits, horses, sheep, cows, guinea pigs, birds...

Author(s)
Rodrigues, V. da S.; Garcia, M. V.; Cruz, B. C.; Maciel, W. G.; Zimmermann, N. P.; Koller, W. W.; Barros, J. C.; Andreotti, R.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2017, 8, 3, pp 379-384
Abstract

An overview on the most common ectoparasites of cattle, pigs and poultry is given. Focus is given on clinical aspects, causative agents, risk factors for infestation, effects on animal performance and health, diagnosis and control and prevention.

Author(s)
Schmäschke, R.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2014, 95, Suppl. 2, pp 51-57
Abstract

Health and disease are important components in the broader concept of welfare. Understanding the relationship between health and welfare requires inferences about subjective feelings such as pain and distress. Similar types of disease occur in animals and humans, and our assessment of how animals...

Author(s)
Cockram, M. S.; Hughes, B. O.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390202)
Publisher
CAB International, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Animal welfare, 2018, Ed. 3, pp 141-159
Abstract

This work contains topics that describe the life cycle, epidemiology, accurate diagnostic methods and the required treatment for ectoparasites in cattle, pigs and poultry.

Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2014, 95, Suppl.1, pp 32 pp.
Abstract

This issue is comprised of 10 papers covering livestock management. Topics discussed include animal-friendly housing systems, respiratory diseases in pigs, drugs used in treating pigs, fibre in the diet of pigs, udder disease prevention through good management, optimal keeping of hens, automatic...

Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2014, 95, Suppl. 2, pp 63 pp.
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Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2018, 183, 8, pp 252-256
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A parasite fauna of cattle, sheep, goats, rabbits and poultry were investigated in the conditions of the Ararat Valley of Armenia. Total 30 parasite species have been found including 18 helminth species, 7 Protozoa ones, 4 Ixodes ticks and 1 insect species. The following ectoparasites have been...

Author(s)
Movsesyan, S. O.; Petrosyan, R. A.; Nikogosyan, M. A.; Arutyunova, L. D.; Vardanyan, M.
Publisher
All-Russian K. I. Skryabin Scientific Research Institute of Parasitology of Animals and Plants, Moscow, Russia
Citation
16th Scientific Conference on the "Theory and practice of the struggle against parasitic diseases", 19 - 20 May 2015, Moscow, Russia, 2015, pp 270-272
Abstract

Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) is of great medical importance because it produces myiasis. It has a significant role as a predator of other dipterous larvae. Moreover, this dipterous insect is of great importance with regard to public health because it mechanically carries...

Author(s)
Marchiori, C. H.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
International Journal of Biology, 2015, 7, 1, pp 78-81

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